What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name BARRETT, JAY E Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $74,004.29 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TONYA Y Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $74,004.27 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASON, FIAMMA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $74,003.73 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, HENRY P Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $74,002.90 Date 08/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, JACOB A Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $74,002.74 Date 09/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUCATO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,002.47 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HECTOR, SHARON-KAYE S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $74,002.14 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULICHER, JOHN A, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $74,002.11 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTLES, CAROL A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $74,002.01 Date 11/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARIE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,002.01 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SHARON R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,002.01 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGUIN, JAMES R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $74,001.87 Date 06/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLDING, SHARON E Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $74,001.82 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZRAMKA, DAVID R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $74,001.69 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, SAMUEL N Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $74,001.48 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOP, AMANDA C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $74,001.40 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGNAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $74,000.64 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, FELIPE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $74,000.24 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERES, JUSTIN K Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $74,000.16 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PON, AMANDA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $73,999.90 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZA, SYED H Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $73,999.90 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULSON, CARRIE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $73,999.14 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUNTAIN, MARK J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $73,999.10 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DONALD D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $73,998.99 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, DONNA M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $73,998.79 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, NILE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,998.74 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ROBERT L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $73,998.37 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAM, HIEU Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $73,997.97 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUILLEMOT, MATTHEW P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $73,997.76 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GREGA, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $73,997.50 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, SHAZAAD A Employer name Department of Health Amount $73,997.05 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFOREST, DARLENE L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $73,997.01 Date 02/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANI, RICHARD J Employer name City of Batavia Amount $73,996.68 Date 10/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLOBERMAN, BRAD Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $73,996.66 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFNER, AMY K Employer name Schenectady County Amount $73,996.61 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, ANN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $73,996.36 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMIELOWIEC, ROBERT T Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $73,996.23 Date 01/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHUMANN, DIANE Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $73,996.22 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, ANNEMARIE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $73,996.18 Date 02/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, STEVEN A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $73,996.07 Date 03/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, TERESA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,995.86 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, KAREN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,995.83 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, SIGFREDO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $73,995.60 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, VICTOR L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,995.39 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHY, ALEXANDER S Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $73,994.79 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, GENE S Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $73,993.77 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRANOVA, TROY Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $73,993.66 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAU, KWOK-PUI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,992.68 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPASNIK, JOSEPH S Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $73,992.35 Date 01/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SCOTT A Employer name City of Oneida Amount $73,992.24 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, HOWARD L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $73,991.99 Date 07/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, ROBERT C, II Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $73,991.72 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUTWATER, SHELBY R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $73,991.49 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, TRACEY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,991.40 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSTAMANTE, JAIME R Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $73,991.40 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAIS, SANDRA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,991.40 Date 05/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METOVIC, REDZEP Employer name Education Department Amount $73,991.40 Date 12/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, YAYIN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,991.40 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, MANU Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,991.40 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHULE, TELLMA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,991.40 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWICZ, EDYTA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,991.40 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLKOWISKI, DAVID A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,991.40 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, WANDA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $73,991.40 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, XIAO QIANG Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $73,991.40 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPITIA, MILEDIS Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $73,991.40 Date 10/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEX, JACOB Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,991.40 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESILVA, DEEPTHI W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,991.40 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DELORES Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,991.40 Date 11/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MICHAEL D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,991.40 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICKER, PRAKASH KOSHY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,991.40 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIKH, PIYUSH K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,991.40 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SINDHU B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,991.40 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANN, KEITH KARL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,991.40 Date 08/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTICK, CHRYSOSTOMA I Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $73,991.34 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACHFORD, GREGORY A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $73,991.18 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROW, KRISTOPHER C Employer name Town of Islip Amount $73,991.09 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROPHY, JAMES A Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $73,990.86 Date 06/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIPPOLYTE, ALEX Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $73,990.79 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBOURNE, KENICHIA C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,990.70 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATLEY, WAYNE W Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $73,990.43 Date 05/07/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS-GAGG, HELENE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $73,990.37 Date 01/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, ADAM J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $73,990.00 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZAROW, JONATHAN N Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $73,989.95 Date 02/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, FANTASIA M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $73,989.58 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPESTA, FORTUNATO L Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $73,989.51 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KEVIN P Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $73,989.47 Date 04/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, LUKE K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,989.25 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KYLA A Employer name Education Department Amount $73,988.71 Date 08/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, DONNA M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $73,988.33 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, LUCAS J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $73,987.97 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, KWO K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $73,987.91 Date 06/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GANN, GEORGE J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $73,987.84 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNG, MIRANDA Y Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,987.80 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ORLANDO M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $73,987.28 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, JEANETTE Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $73,987.24 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBRYAN, CURTIS R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $73,987.22 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, JENNIFER Employer name Onondaga County Amount $73,986.66 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGANO, JOAN L Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $73,986.35 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARDLE, MATTHEW J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $73,986.20 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUCCI, JOSEPH P, JR Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $73,986.08 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System